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Several bog bodies are notable for the high quality of their preservation and ... It is the oldest fleshed bog body in the world.


Europe's Famed Bog Bodies Are Starting to Reveal Their Secrets. High-tech tools divulge new information about the mysterious and violent fates met by these ...


Aug 6, 2015 ... Why do so many corpses found in Europe's peat bogs show signs of violent ... Even the best-preserved bog bodies emerge looking like golems, ...


Tales from the Bog, Bog Bodies - Using CT scans and radiocarbon dating, investigators hope to make sense of the bodies preserved in Europe s wetlands.


Jul 18, 2014 ... Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new ...


More than a thousand bog bodies and skeletons have come to light, and scientists now have the means to study the remains in such detail that they can, in a ...


These are the "bog bodies." The individual bog bodies show a great degree of variation in their state of preservation, from skeletons, to well-preserved complete  ...


May 8, 2013 ... Due to lack of oxygen and the anti-microbial properties of peat moss, many of the “bog bodies” found in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Germany, ...


The peat bogs of ancient Celtic Europe tell a story of life and violent death of the bog bodies that were found there. Who were these people?


Mar 11, 2016 ... A British archaeologist argues that the miraculously preserved bodies were left in the water as offerings to the gods.